Convert kilobit/sec (kbps) to bit/sec (bps)
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Definition and details for kilobit/sec (kbps):
Kilobit per second (kbps or kb/s) is a unit of data transmission rate (bandwidth) in computers. This unit is common for internet service providers who offer old dial up, single or dual ISDN or low speed ADSL internet access. Kbps shouldn't confused with kibibit per second (kibps). Kbps is equal to 1000 bps (power of ten number) and kibps 1024 (power of 2 number).
Definition and details for bit/sec (bps):
Bit per second (b/s or bps) is a common unit of data transmission rate (bandwidth) in computers. The symbol bps is often pronounced "bips." Today, transmission rates are often stated in kilobits per second (Kbps or kb/s) or megabits per second (Mbps or Mb/s).